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The Beekeeper's Handbook

AUTHOR Sammataro, Diana; Caron, Dewey M.; Caron, Dewey M. et al.
PUBLISHER Comstock Publishing (04/15/2021)
PRODUCT TYPE Paperback (Paperback)

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Diana Sammataro and Alphonse Avitabile have created the best single-volume guide to the hobby and profession of beekeeping.

The Beekeeper's Handbook provides step-by-step instructions for setting up an apiary, handling bees, and working throughout the season to maintain a healthy colony and a generous supply of honey. Various colony care options and techniques are explained so that beekeepers can make the best choices for their hives.

The Beekeeper's Handbook is an invaluable resource for both beginner and veteran beekeepers. This fully updated and expanded fifth edition includes:

-Hand-drawn instructional diagrams that provide step-by-step instructions

-Updated research regarding the health and behaviors of bees in different habitats and what operations may best suit individual needs

-Information on how to identify, treat, and prevent the introduction of Varroa destructor mites and other harmful intruders in a colony

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ISBN-13: 9781501752612
ISBN-10: 1501752618
Binding: Paperback or Softback (Trade Paperback (Us))
Content Language: English
Edition Number: 0005
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Page Count: 368
Carton Quantity: 10
Product Dimensions: 8.40 x 0.80 x 10.90 inches
Weight: 2.10 pound(s)
Feature Codes: Bibliography, Index, Price on Product, Illustrated
Country of Origin: US
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BISAC Categories
Technology & Engineering | Agriculture - Beekeeping
Technology & Engineering | Life Sciences - Zoology - Entomology
Technology & Engineering | Nature Crafts
Dewey Decimal: 638.1
Library of Congress Control Number: 2020017573
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Diana Sammataro and Alphonse Avitabile have created the best single-volume guide to the hobby and profession of beekeeping.

The Beekeeper's Handbook provides step-by-step instructions for setting up an apiary, handling bees, and working throughout the season to maintain a healthy colony and a generous supply of honey. Various colony care options and techniques are explained so that beekeepers can make the best choices for their hives.

The Beekeeper's Handbook is an invaluable resource for both beginner and veteran beekeepers. This fully updated and expanded fifth edition includes:

-Hand-drawn instructional diagrams that provide step-by-step instructions

-Updated research regarding the health and behaviors of bees in different habitats and what operations may best suit individual needs

-Information on how to identify, treat, and prevent the introduction of Varroa destructor mites and other harmful intruders in a colony

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null: Avitabile, Alphonse
Avitabile is Emeritus Professor of biology at the University of Conneticut.
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null: Avitabile, Alphonse
Avitabile is Emeritus Professor of biology at the University of Conneticut.
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